Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center Northbrook

Location Details

Who we treat
Child and Adolescent
Level of Care
Conditions We Treat
Anxiety Disorders
Depressive Disorders
Mood and Anxiety Disorders
Trauma-Related Disorders

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Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center (Pathlight) Northbrook specializes in the treatment of mood, anxiety and trauma-related disorders for children and adolescents of all genders. As one of the only residential treatment programs for children and adolescents in the region, Pathlight Northbrook is an excellent option for those seeking help for their child or family members.

We recognize mental health is a complex and individualized experience. Treatment should be tailored to meet the unique needs and circumstances of each person. All programs at Pathlight are led by a multidisciplinary treatment team of compassionate, caring professionals who approach your child’s, and family’s, distinctive needs with this in mind.

Pathlight is also a teaching affiliate of Northwestern University Medical School and Rush University Medical School.

Life at Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center Northbrook

At Pathlight Northbrook, our residential program offers daily recovery-focused programming, led by clinicians who will help light the path for your child and your family to find lasting and sustainable wellness.

We utilize comprehensive, mindfulness-based treatment approaches including – but not limited to:

Your child will experience individual and group therapy sessions in a safe, nurturing environment where they can connect with others.

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  • Travel


    For our out-of-town patients and families, we offer free Travel Concierge Services. Our Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Concierge Services Representative is available to assist you with a wide variety of needs before and during treatment, including travel arrangements, booking accommodations, and help locating local services, such as shopping, dining, and much more.

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    Treatment for Children and Adolescents

    For all adolescent and children programs, we employ teachers on staff and in the facility that will help with tutoring and coordinating with children and adolescent schools so that treatment does not hinder their ability to move forward in education.

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    Family Support

    Pathlight Mood & Anxiety Center knows that lasting recovery isn’t just an individual journey. We offer resources and events for the patient’s friends, family and caregivers so they can offer effective support during and after treatment.

Covered by Most Commercial Insurance Plans

  • cofinity
  • compsych
  • magellan health
  • moda
  • multiplan
  • phcs
  • rocky mountain health plans
  • ascension seton
  • value options

Our patient access team is here to advocate for you. We can help you address financial challenges and work with you to get you the maximum coverage offered by your plan.

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Get matched with the exact support you need.

With one conversation, our mental health professionals will help you better understand what you’re going through and what you need.

We will meet you where you are, listen to your story in a therapeutic setting, and match you with the level of support that meets your struggle.

Explore Our Chicago Locations

Pathlight has multiple locations in Chicago, Illinois to meet your mood, anxiety and trauma-related disorders treatment needs.

Meet Our Team

  • David Drajkowski
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    David Drajkowski

    Clinical Director
    David Drajkowski, MSW, LCSW, has worked in the eating disorder field for over 20 years, providing therapy in various treatment ...
  • Delia Aldridge, MD, CEDS-S
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    Delia Aldridge

    Medical Director
    Dr. Delia Aldridge is a Board Certified Psychiatrist with 20 years of experience in treating adults and adolescents with eating ...